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Just announced: Poster presentation spaces available at BIRT Conference

BIRT Conference.jpg BIRT announces a number of spaces available for the BIRT Conference 2017 for abstracts and poster presentations for any research or clinical developments in the assessment, treatment and rehabilitation of people with ABI.

Brain injury knowledge boost for social workers

BISWG workshops5.jpg Social workers in London and Birmingham have been learning about brain injury, including the Brain Injury Needs Indicator (BINI) developed by the Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT).

Exciting new developments at Osman House

OH.png BIRT is pleased to announce it will be offering new additional services for people with brain injury, extending its provision and facilities at Osman House, in Scholes, near Leeds.

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We’re counting down to the BIRT Conference 2017 on 27th - 28th September!
Programme revealed and bookings now open. Early booking discounts of up to £50 are available for a limited time.

About us

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) aims to provide the best quality neurobehavioural rehabilitation for people with complex and challenging needs after brain injury.

BIRT is committed to seeking new and imaginative solutions to meet the needs of our service users. Our clinicians regularly carry out research, working in close collaboration with academic institutions on a range of projects. Find out more information on our current research projects.

The BIRT Guide to Living has been highly commended by the British Medical Association for meeting the needs of patients.

NHS England’s Improving Rehabilitation Services Programme has recently launched new commissioning guidance for Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) and their local partners. Read our Top Ten Tips response to the NHS Commissioning Guidelines.

Case studies and outcomes

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) is the charity provides a full continuum of services to meet the need of individuals at any stage and requirement. Meet some of the people that have benefited from our brain injury rehabilitation services and see how we could help you or your family. We invite you to meet some of the people who have benefited from brain injury rehabilitation with us.

We welcome your feedback about all our services. Let us know your thoughts via our satisfaction survey. Our annual Outcome Report highlights changes to service user behaviour during and after their rehabilitation at BIRT’s centres

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